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1 Panther Portrait: Maucker Union Graduation Fair
Barikor--Leziga (Student--2015), Davis--Kirby (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:18, p.05
10/26/2017 Photos of the Graduation Fair held in Maucker Union; photo.
2 Ruud named UNI president
Ta--Linh Mai (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:34, p.1
2/12/2013 Iowa Board of Regents voted unanimously for William Rudd to become the tenth preside of UNI. Dean Moussavi commented that President Rudd will bring years of experience to UNI; photo.
3 Student questions information disclosure by Study Abroad
Afzal--Fariha (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 108:51, p.1
4/17/2012 Rebecca Byrne believes that Excel attachments to an E-mail that listed names, E-mail addresses, UNI ID numbers, emergency contact numbers, and the emergency contact relationship violated federal law.
4 Record analyst process changed to two-week period
Findley--Blake Thurston (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 108:18, p.1
10/28/2011 Checking to see if a student has enough hours to graduate used to be by appointment. This year a two week open house is being tried. Some students have had disappointing experiences with the experiment; photo.
5 New registration system getting mixed reactions
Firman--Tehrene Victoria (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:51, p.1
4/19/2011 Registrar deals with problems in the co-requisites. Students are urged to look at their student planner and shopping cart at the Student Center to aid in planning. Students do like the ease of finding courses.
6 Students experience registration difficulties as UNI implements sentient Student Information System
Northern Iowan 107:50, p.10
4/15/2011 Satirical look at the new Student Information System; photo.
7 Gilchrist arsonist let out of jail; sentenced to 30 years, let out after 10 months
Bardsley--Laura Lee (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:5, p.1
9/16/2008 Tanner Wilkens was released at the end of August and put on probation for two to five years; heavy damage to Gilchrist Hall has caused considerable inconvenience; photo.
8 UNI offices begin returning to Gilchrist Hall in July
Public Relations News Release 2007:752, p.1
7/9/2008 Offices and departments displaced by the October 2005 fire in Gilchrist Hall began moving into the newly renovated building July 7. List of offices.
9 Tornado assistance from many sources
Cook--Lindsey K. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 104:55, p.7
6/20/2008 Those who were affected by recent tornado find assistance.
10 UNI graduates first statewide teaching class of 2+2 students
Public Relations News Release 2007:345, p.1
12/13/2007 The 2+2 program allows students from across Iowa to graduate with a four-year degree after two years in the UNI program.
11 UNI's Patton assumes interim leadership position
Public Relations News Release 2007:31, p.1
6/26/2007 Brief biographical profile of Philip Patton.
12 One year later, Gilchrist Hall remains closed
Toppin--Ryan W. (Student--2002)
Northern Iowan 103:11, p.1
10/3/2006 Officials talk about how the university has responded to the fire in Gilchrist Hall; investigation still proceeding; negotiations with insurance company probably drawing to close.
13 Honors' requirements strengthened
Northern Iowan 102:55, p.1
4/28/2006 Changes announced to qualify for Cum Laude, Magna Cum Laude, and Summa Cum Laude honors.
14 Student government defeats teacher pay resolution
Schissel--Adam (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 102:35, p.1
2/7/2006 General idea of increased funding for teacher pay accepted, but wording discouraged some from supporting resolution; photo.
15 In Friday's issue
Northern Iowan 102:17, p.3
10/25/2005 Outline of office relocations due to the recent fire in Gilchrist Hall.
16 Co-curricular transcript?
Crane--Ryan P. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 100:4, p.1
9/12/2003 Students and instructors are developing a resume and a verified record of co-curricular activities online for students to release with their transcript.
17 Budget cuts affect means of grade reporting for students
Weiskircher--Heidi B. (Classes of 2005 and 2006)
Northern Iowan 98:29, p.6
1/18/2002 Discusses the new policy to report grades on the Internet or over the phone, instead of mailing them to students.
18 Priority registering granted for athletes
Scudder--Jeffrey (Class of 2003)
Northern Iowan 98:28, p.1
12/14/2001 The UNI Registrar's office is developing a 'plan of study' which they hope will make registration more convenient for all students; photo.
19 Registrar's Patton makes difference in student's lives
Heffernan--Kimberly A. (Classes of 2003 and 2008)
Northern Iowan 98:21, p.13
11/13/2001 Profile of UNI Registrar Phil Patton; photo.
20 UNI wins electronic standards council award
Public Relations News Release 2000:406, p.1
5/9/2001 The award is given for the university's electronic transcript transmittal program.
21 UNI announces first-in-state electronic transcript program to speed application process
Public Relations News Release 2000:41, p.1
8/21/2000 Pilot project will be done with Des Moines public high schools.
22 UNI announces first-in-state electronic transcript program to speed application process
Public Relations News Release 2000:29, p.1
8/1/2000 Transcripts from Des Moines high schools are now sent to UNI electronically.
23 UNI boasts highest graduation rate among Iowa state colleges
Farrell--Jennifer (Student--2001)
Northern Iowan 96:25, p.1
11/23/1999 Although more students graduate in four years from UNI than the other Regent's institutions, UNI is still hoping to improve.
24 Registrar strives to make student life easier; UNI graduate takes pride in his alma mater
Arbuckle--Amanda A. (Class of 2001)
Northern Iowan 96:6, p.8
9/16/1999 Biographical profile of Patton; overview of Registrar's duties and recent changes in the office; photo.
25 UNI breaking new ground in letting students plan their education
Public Relations News Release 1999:19, p.1
8/23/1999 UNI freshmen will be able to plan future classes and to see what courses they need to graduate with the Program of Study.
26 Grades to be easier for students to access
McCurley--Lynn A. (Class of 2001)
Northern Iowan 95:21, p.4
11/10/1998 Students will be able to access grades over Internet through Access UNI and Voice FX Company.
27 Access UNI no longer inaccessible
Deibler--Molly (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 94:29, p.1
1/16/1998 Many students encountered problems when trying to view their grades on the Web via UNI's new Access UNI system; photo.
28 University of Northern Iowa offices extend hours during first week of spring semester classes
Public Relations News Release 1996:222, p.1
1/13/1997 Many University offices are open until 6:00pm to aid students as a new semester begins.
29 Computerized registration bodes well with students
Northern Iowan 92:25, p.1
11/21/1995 Students like new system which eliminates long lines and waiting.
30 Registrar's office trying to stop record falsification
Northern Iowan 92:25, p.1
11/21/1995 Registrar has found nine cases of record forgery in recent months; may lead to legislation.
31 Profile: Phil Patton
Campus News Network 4:23, p.5
8/22/1994 Profile of UNI's Registrar Phil Patton; photo.
32 Northern Iowa names additional spring graduates
Public Relations News Release 1991:758, p.1
7/30/1992 The UNI Registrar has added 6 names to the spring graduate list. Students listed.
33 Reorganization trims administrative positions
Northern Iowa Today 19:2, p.5
9/1/1991 Eldon Miller named interim Director of Athletics; Morris Mikkelsen named director of facilities planning; Philip Patton named Registrar; photo.
34 Reorganization trims administrative positions
Campus News Network 1:21, p.1
8/5/1991 Morris Mikkelsen, Phil Patton, and Eldon Miller take on extra duties; photo.
35 New facilities planning director and Registrar appointed at University of Northern Iowa: Campus Planning and Engineering reorganized
Public Relations News Release 1990:663, p.1
7/18/1991 UNI names new director of facilities planning.
36 As University of Northern Iowa Registrar Robert Leahy retires, he leaves behind legacy of computerization of admissions/registration functions
Public Relations News Release 1990:646, p.1
7/3/1991 UNI registrar retires.
37 Familiar faces in new places
Campus News Network 1:19, p.3
6/24/1991 Carol Geiger is administrative assistant; Phil Patton is Registrar; Jill Wallace is Assistant Dean.
38 Through troubled times (1909-1920)
Lang--William C. (Vice President; History Faculty)
A Century of Leadership and Service 1:0, p.268
7/1/1990 The unified Board of Education gets organized; faculty and curricular changes; photo.
39 Northern Iowa names additional December graduates
Public Relations News Release 1989:435, p.1
2/27/1990 The Office of the Registrar adds six students to the 1989 December graduation list. Commencement ceremonies are held in the UNI-Dome. Graduates are listed with their hometowns and degrees.
40 University of Northern Iowa headed for record spring enrollment
Public Relations News Release 1989:344, p.1
1/16/1990 Robert Leahy predicts that the previous spring enrollment record of 10,799 students in 1987 will be broken, with projected enrollment being 11,837 for the spring of 1990.
41 The Five Minute Dilemma
Bower--Darrell (Class of 1990)
Northern Iowan 85:23, p.10
11/15/1988 A look at registration.
42 University of Northern Iowa puts lid on new freshman registration for Fall '88 semester.
Public Relations News Release 1988:8, p.1
8/23/1988 Registrar's Office announced that it will not register anymore new freshmen students for fall semester classes. An unprecedented and unexpected surge of previously admitted students registered right before the beginning of fall semester.
43 Freshmen want compensation
Jacobsen--Bradley H.
Northern Iowan 84:54, p.3
4/19/1988 Unhappy with error in registration sequencing in Registrar's Office.
44 Improved student record to be used this semester
Northern Iowan 84:14, p.3
10/13/1987 Degree audit and advisement report will offer student the information they want.
45 UNI names summer graduates
Public Relations News Release 1987:70, p.1
10/6/1987 Seven students are added to the summer graduation list by the Registrar's Office. Newly announced graduates are listed with their hometowns.
46 UNI names additional summer graduates
Public Relations News Release 1987:18, p.1
8/28/1987 Fourteen students are added to the summer graduation list for the summer session by the Registrar's Office. Ceremonies are to be held in the UNI-Dome. New graduates are listed by hometown.
47 9 students added to University of Northern Iowa graduation list
Public Relations News Release 1987:280, p.1
3/25/1987 The Registrar's Office adds nine students to the fall graduation list. The graduation ceremony was held in the UNI-Dome. Includes a list of the new graduates with their hometowns.
48 Schedule changes are costly
Northern Iowan 82:25, p.17
12/6/1985 Students are charged $5 for a class change.
49 Gilchrist space revisions underway
Northern Iowan 80:43, p.1
3/9/1984 Leland Thomson talks about the renovations that will affect the Scheduling Office, the Registrar, and the President's Office.
50 Eight departments undergo comprehensive review
UNI Century 12:1, p.6
12/1/1983 Parts of Division of Student Services scheduled for review.


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